In the event that you are situatedin Ivybridge and have put petrol in a diesel automobile we provide national 24/7 wrong fuel help to extract the petrol from the car. Even if you have put unleaded petrol in a diesel car and have driven it we are still able to help.
Mistakenly put petrol in a diesel car? Or even put diesel in a petrol car?
Call us and get genuine advice and sensible assistance for your specific situation
We can go to you to carry out the complete fuel removal & clean right there on scene
As soon as we have finished you will be able to get back on the road and get on with your day
We are the primary wrong fuel drain professionals in the UK, having nationwide service, in Devon especially. We principally attend:
It doesn't matter the motor vehicle make or model, we can deal with the problem there and then. Even if it's at the roadside, on a petrol station forecourt, or even at your house, we are able to get you going again.
The procedure of getting rid of unleaded petrol from a diesel car is generally exactly the same for virtually all cars. Of course it can vary to some degree as each manufacturer has their own distinct fuel system. However it still basically follows the below principles:
When someone has put petrol in a diesel car they have a few very common questions. So we have compiled a list of the most Frequently Asked Questions for you
Turn off the car as soon as possible and call us. Continuing to run a vehicle on the wrong fuel can potentially damage it. We will be able to give you advice and assistance based on your circumstances
It can. However, if the problem is caught and remedied quickly the risks will be minimal. Of the 1,500 vehicles we attend every month, less than 0.5% have suffered and substantial damage requiring parts replacement.
The safe answer is none. However you might be able to get away with a very low contamination ratio. That being said, we always highly recommend draining anything over a 5% contamination ratio asap.
Putting Super Unleaded, or Shell V-Power, BP Ultimate Unleaded, etc, will have the exact same effect as putting regular unleaded petrol in your diesel car and will need to be drained out and flushed.
No! The EU Block Exemption Regulations clearly state that "the work can be carried out by as long as that garage uses manufacturer approved parts and correctly follows the manufacturer's service schedule."
This might work on some vehicles in some cases, but in the majority on instances it won't and you risk damaging the Lambda sensors as well as fuel pump and injectors, just as a regular misfuel.
In the event that you have any queries or want our help please Contact Us!
We are able to get you moving once again.
Fuel Fixer Ltd, Linx House, 147 London Road, East Grinstead, RH19 1ET
Weekdays: 9am to 5pm